Book Released!

I am proud to announce the publication of HTML5 Game Development with GameMaker, the book I have been working on for the last 8 months. I would like to give a shout out to Bert[…]

Review: Game QA & Testing

Game QA & Testing Game Development Essentials I was perusing my school library the other day to see what was new, when I stumbled upon this book. I had never seen a book that focused[…]

Review: Real-World Flash Game Development

Real-World Flash Game Development How to Follow Best Practices AND Keep Your Sanity Look at that title and tell me that it doesn’t just jump right out at you. That’s exactly what happened to me[…]

Review: The Game Maker’s Companion

The Game Maker’s Companion Game Development: The Journey Continues After I wrote a review on the Game Maker’s ApprenticeĀ last year, the writer Jacob Habgood, contacted meĀ about his follow-up book. At the time, it was waiting[…]

Review: Chris Crawford on Game Design

Chris Crawford on Game Design As seems to happen every winter, I was able to get some quality downtime due to catching the flu. OK, so it isn’t really quality, but it does give me[…]

Review: Foundation ActionScript 3.0 Animation

Foundation ActionScript 3.0 Animation Making Things Move Over the last year, I have really become interested in making games in Flash. I knew that if I was going to do this, that I needed to[…]

Review: The Game Maker’s Apprentice

The Game Maker’s Apprentice Game Development for Beginners When I first decided to start making my own games, I spent a lot of time looking into different platforms. I wanted something easy to use, but[…]